Royal Challengers Bangalore is yet to bag an IPL trophy to their cabinet and as a result, could be strongly anticipated to put up a scintillating show in the coming feud. Chennai Super Kings, on the other hand, would ploy hard to defend their title in the upcoming season, starting from the game versus RCB. Here’s CHE vs BLR Halaplay Prediction featuring the Match Details, Squad Selections, and Fantasy XI Picks for the forthcoming contest scheduled to be played on March 23 at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
CHE vs BLR Halaplay Predictions, IPL 2019, Match 1: Preview and Predicted XI
Date: March 22, Saturday.
Time: 8:00 PM IST.
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
Playing XI Updates
Chennai Super Kings
Royal Challengers Bangalore
CHE vs BLR Halaplay Suggestions
MS Dhoni’s berserking exhibitions in recent times of white-ball cricket make him a certain induction for CHE vs BLR Halaplay Playing XI. Not to mention his performances in the IPL 2018 wherein he belted 455 runs at an average and strike rate of 75.
Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli remain a must include for the Fantasy XI unit. Both are on the verge of crossing the 5,000 run mark in IPL contests and could be strongly expected to notch some crucial numbers in the much-coveted feud.
Ambati Rayudu could be vouched in as the third pick on grounds of his jaw-dropping performances in IPL 2018 wherein he amassed 602 runs at an average and strike rate of 43.00 and 149.75 respectively.
For the final spot, one might appoint Shimron Hetmyer for his destruction laying abilities when batting in the middle.
Among the pacers, one could rope in the duo of Shardul Thakur and Nathan Coulter-Nile. The former’s meteoric rise in the T20 format coupled with the latter’s expertise in the same makes them a definite addition for CHE vs BLR Halaplay lineup.
Yuzvendra Chahal would also seem like a plausible option for the Fantasy XI. His spin-potency could assist RCB in getting the better of the opposition on quite a few instances in the upcoming feud.
Kedar Jadhav and Dwayne Bravo should be the first and second inclusions on account of their stupendous records in the T20 arena. While the former has amassed 1,664 runs in 105 T20s, the latter on the other hand has affected 471 dismissals from 421 T20 appearances made to date.
Shivam Dube’s another interesting prospect who could be taken into consideration for his scintillating all-round prowess when playing for Mumbai in the domestic tournaments.
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Captain & Vice-Captain
Suresh Raina consistent performances in the past 11 editions of IPL make him the topmost select for the skipper’s slot. If not Raina, then one might consider the trio of Virat Kohli, Dwayne Bravo, and Yuzvendra Chahal, as they too hold impeccable numbers in the shortest format of the game.
CHE vs BLR Halaplay Probable XI
MS Dhoni (wk), Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli (c), Ambati Rayudu, Shimron Hetmyer, Dwayne Bravo, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Shivam Dube, Shardul Thakur, Kedar Jadhav, Yuzvendra Chahal.
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